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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By JNMNL52
How does the A2DP receiver connect to the E-53...

How does the A2DP receiver connect to the E-53 sound system? I am not aware of an aux port that is available.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 381
Posted By JNMNL52
I do have the navigation display. Are you...

I do have the navigation display. Are you referring to one of the two connectors (blue and white) attached to the rear of the nav display unit?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-14-2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 381
Posted By JNMNL52
Thanks. So you can get a cable which runs from...

Thanks. So you can get a cable which runs from the iphone 7 to the car radio? Where does it connect to the car from the drivers seat? Are there aftermarket kits that sell these cables?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 381
Posted By JNMNL52
Playing Pandora through Bluetooth connection

I have an iPhone 7 with Pandora and I do not know how to connect to my E53 bluetooth. My iPhone is connected through the PK code and I can make and receive cellphone calls hands free over the E53...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 25,246
Posted By JNMNL52
No; I just had the valve stem seals replaced with...

No; I just had the valve stem seals replaced with the upgraded seals and new valve cover gaskets which Anthony included in his price of $2500. I replaced my water pump and belts a year ago and...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 25,246
Posted By JNMNL52
My sentiments and rationale exactly. I was not...

My sentiments and rationale exactly. I was not getting much of a trade or cash from Carmax either and I wasn't going to pass the NOVA emissions test - which i just passed with flying colors.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 25,246
Posted By JNMNL52
I believe he is still doing these on Long Island...

I believe he is still doing these on Long Island NY. Well worth the drive and weekend stay. Contact Anthony direct and get on his schedule: bmwoem1@gmail.com. I am totally satisfied with his work.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
Yes. Not much choice. There were no new 51U LCD's...

Yes. Not much choice. There were no new 51U LCD's available that I had confidence in, other than knockoffs from China, and Jimmy mentioned he had a few used ones on hand that he could install. He...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2017, 05:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
Update

I received my Nav monitor back from Jimmy Chen at Alpine Electronics today equipped with a used 51U LCD. I installed it and powered it up and it looks like new. You can find Jimmy on eBay. He gets a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By JNMNL52
Thanks; this is very helpful. I recently removed...

Thanks; this is very helpful. I recently removed both the tire and the compressor to service my battery so I am familiar. I will look in this area for the Sirius receiver the next chance i get.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
Nav Screen Update

I wanted to provide an update to my nav screen replacement issue. Thanks to Fifty150hs and other posts on this forum I got educated on replacing the nav screen. There is a you tube video and a PDF...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By JNMNL52
Hi QSilver7 - Thanks for the response. I did not...

Hi QSilver7 - Thanks for the response. I did not look in the area you described. Do I need to remove the compressor located under the spare for access similar to gaining access to the battery?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2017, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By JNMNL52
E53 Sirius receiver location

The Sirius radio in my X-5 stopped working and I am getting a " Receiver" alert. I have tried to locate the receiver without success. I removed the nav screen and radio thinking it may be located...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2017, 01:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
Fifty150HS - you are the man! Thanks for your...

Fifty150HS - you are the man! Thanks for your advice!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
OK, thanks. When you removed your Nav head, did...

OK, thanks. When you removed your Nav head, did you need to tilt the monitor back using the open function of the CD player and pull the fuses out to get access to the bottom two torx screws or did...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2017, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
Thanks again; very helpful. Have you replaced...

Thanks again; very helpful. Have you replaced this Nav screen yourself (DIY)?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
Fifty150HS: thanks for the helpful links which I...

Fifty150HS: thanks for the helpful links which I just reviewed. Not sure I can find a replacement LCD screen without buying in bulk numbers. I am considering pulling the Nav display out and sending...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2017, 07:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JNMNL52
2006 X5 /E-53 Nav Display Repair/Removal

My navigation/AM/FM/CD monitor has blank blotches and spots on it where there is no display. Does anyone know if this can be repaired or does it need to be replaced? Also, how do you remove the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-27-2016, 04:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By JNMNL52
Thanks QSilver7. I noticed last night that I can...

Thanks QSilver7. I noticed last night that I can faintly see the pixels illuminated on the right side of the bottom display. I suspect a burnt out peanut bulb or two.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-27-2016, 04:35 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 25,246
Posted By JNMNL52
Tony: see my post above. I had the exact same...

Tony: see my post above. I had the exact same issue. Contact Anthony direct and get on his schedule: bmwoem1@gmail.com
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-26-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By JNMNL52
Thank you QSilver7; very helpful. How do I...

Thank you QSilver7; very helpful. How do I perform OBC test#2?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2016, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By JNMNL52
Instrument CLuster Computer Display Inop

I noticed this weekend that computer display at the bottom of my instrument cluster which displays time, date, mpg, range, etc has gone dim on the right half. The lights which illuminate the digital...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-04-2016, 11:40 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 25,246
Posted By JNMNL52
I do not believe so; just the 8 cylinder. I would...

I do not believe so; just the 8 cylinder. I would contact BMWOEM1 for a definitive answer.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-27-2016, 06:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 509
Posted By JNMNL52
Thank you gunvvw and Qsilver7. I was intimated by...

Thank you gunvvw and Qsilver7. I was intimated by the location of the expansion tank and power steering reservoir and did not want disconnect any hoses, You both gave me the motivation to replace...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-13-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 509
Posted By JNMNL52
Replacement of left side headlight cap

I need to replace the left side low beam headlight covering cap on my 2006 E53 X5 4.4i located in the engine compartment. The ballast was changed about one year ago which required the removal of the...
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